When Highbrow Meets Lowbrow: Popular Culture and the Rise of Nobrow By Peter Swirski, Tero Eljas Vanhanen
English | PDF | 2017 | 278 Pages | ISBN : 1137597720 | 4.2 MB
This book examines nobrow, a cultural formation that intertwines art and entertainment into an identifiable creative force. In our eclectic and culturally turbocharged world, the binary of highbrow vs. lowbrow is incapable of doing justice to the complexity and artistry of cultural production. Until now, the historical power, aesthetic complexity, and social significance of nobrow “artertainment” have escaped analysis.